Fontguenand tourism and travel guide

Photo of Fontguenand in Indre

Visit Fontguenand: highlights and tourist information

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Fontguenand is situated in the Indre department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the eastern-center of France at 47 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Fontguenand is 192 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valencay at 7 km and Chateau de Valencay at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontguenand, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Fontguenand in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Indre

Map of places to visit near Fontguenand

Markets in and near Fontguenand

  • Selles-sur-Cher: market Thursday all day (7km)
  • Valencay: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (10km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Noyers-sur-Cher: market Sunday (12km)
  • Saint-Aignan: market Saturday all day (13km)
  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Langon: market Friday (23km)
  • Monthou-sur-Cher: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Contres: market Friday (24km)

More information about Fontguenand, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Fontguenand, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Fontguenand.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (22km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (22km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (37km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (37km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (39km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (26km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (11km)
  • Issoudun (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (14km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (53km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontguenand

Canton: Valençay

Arrondissement: Châteauroux

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36600

Distance to Fontguenand

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 192 km

from Calais: 415 km

from Nice: 594 km

from Bordeaux: 311 km

from Strasbourg: 487 km

Getting here

Fontguenand is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors fly into a Paris airport and drive from there or arrive in a cross-channel port with Le Havre and Caen about 3-4 hours distance in the car. For driving distances to Fontguenand from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Vernelle, Lye, Meusnes, Varennes-sur-Fouzon and Villentrois.

This page in French: Visiter Fontguenand